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Distributed COM Services (Rpcss.exe) may cause an access violation when it is processing a DCOM request.
The component can release free memory more than one time and corrupt the heap.
Service Pack InformationTo resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Microsoft Windows 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/260910/EN-US/ )How to Obtain the Latest Windows 2000 Service Pack
Hotfix InformationTo resolve this problem, obtain Microsoft COM+ Rollup Hotfix 21. For additional information, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/324039/EN-US/ )INFO: Availability of Windows 2000 Post-Service Pack 3 COM+ Hotfix Rollup Package 21
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article. This problem was first corrected in Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 4.
Article ID: 324038 - Last Review: October 26, 2013 - Revision: 3.3